arise
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arise(
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rayz
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to occur)
a. surgir
Controversy arose when the celebrity confessed to his scandalous affairSurgió la polémica cuando el famoso confesó que tuvo una aventura escandalosa.
b. presentarse
The political problems arose when the military alliance dissolved.Se presentaron los problemas políticos cuando se disolvió la alianza militar.
2. (to result)
a. surgir
The error arose from a mistake in the manufacturing process.La falla surgió de un error en el proceso de fabricación.
3. (to stand up)
a. levantarse
A man arose and offered his seat to the pregnant woman.Un hombre se levantó y le ofreció su asiento a la embarazada.
b. alzarse
We arose and left because the show was boring.Nos alzamos y nos fuimos porque el espectáculo era aburrido.
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arise
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (problem, situation)
a. surgir
the question has not yet arisentodavía no se ha presentado la cuestión
should the need arisesi surgiera la necesidad
a storm arosese formó una tormenta
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arise [əˈraɪz] arose (past) [əˈrəʊz] arisen (participle:past) [əˈrɪzn]
intransitive verb
1 (occur) surgir; presentarse
difficulties have arisen han surgido or se han presentado dificultades; a storm arose se levantó una tormenta; a great clamour arose se produjo un tremendo clamor
should the need arise de ser necesario
should the occasion arise si se presenta la ocasión
the question does not arise no hay tal problema; la cuestión no viene al caso
the question arises whether ... se plantea el problema de si ...
2 (result) surgir
there are problems arising from his attitude surgen problemas a raíz de su actitud; matters arising (from the last meeting) asuntos pendientes (de la última reunión); arising from this, can you say ...? partiendo de esta base, ¿puede usted decir ...?
3 (get up) levantarse; alzarse
arise! (slogan) ¡arriba!
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